The Endangered is a range of scented jewelry boxes designed by Chan Wai Lim of Singapore-based firm Trigger Design that takes form of endangered animals to emphasis the importance of cherishing precious moment with your loves ones. Each of the endangered animals are infused with unique senses to engage user emotions and memories. User can store their precious ornaments by opening the top lid of each animal boxes
These functional art pieces use the abstract form and distinctive features of each animals to create a bold, recognizable and delightful visual. The choice of material combination and texture are carefully chosen to express each animal’s character. The gentle and majestic elephant is expressed in white ceramics finishing with rose gold. The courageous and wild character of tiger uses wood and bright chromed gold. The calm and tough rhino is expressed using understated black chrome on cracked cement finishing. The elegant and approachable deer uses soft touch, tiled pattern with chromed gold.
The Endangered jewelry boxes are also a collaboration effort with AllSense scent lab to develop unique fragrance representing each animals. The scent are stored in a refillable fragrance beads cartridge. Furthermore, turning the wind-up key, each animal will produce its own memorable music theme. The Endangered are machined using CNC-milling, hand jointed, polished, and finished with high quality painting processes.
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